Gadgets & Gear

If there's one thing we've noticed over the years, it's that many reviews aren't very honest. They often leave out glaring problems, meaning sad times for the poor bloke who went out and bought the thing. Well, I'm here to tell you that we won't be pulling any punches. Whether we're reviewing the latest Android phone or an ultralight backpack, we'll cover it all, the good and the bad.

Avo: The Self-Cleaning Fish Tank


Since early childhood, I’ve always wanted a fish tank but never got around to it and I didn’t really want to deal with cleaning and maintaining the tank. I was told Beta fish (Siamese fighting fish) were one of the easiest fish to take care of, in terms of tank maintenance etc. So I got […]

Zap&Go Charger – The 5 Minute Charger

Zap&Go 5 Minute Charger

Smart devices have changed our day to day life whether we like it or not and the things that bother us seem to be silly issues like the drained battery on our phones and tablets. Seems like the smarter the device, the faster the battery drains although things are starting to change. While we wait […]

Swiss RoomBox – Turn Your Car Into A Camper Van

camper van kit for cars

With the right gear and good company, camping can be fun experience. I’ve reviewed some useful camping equipment in the past and I’ve also written about some cool camper vans but the Swiss RoomBox shown here is something I’ve never seen before. A camper van would be ideal but many of us can’t afford such […]

HTC RE Camera


A new contender enters the “lifestyle” camera arena, the HTC RE camera is an alternative to the very popular GoPro camera. The HTC RE camera doesn’t look like a traditional, the shape is reminiscent of a periscope or a flashlight, and you won’t find too many buttons on the case. The camera comes with just […]

Blackout Buddy H2O Water-Activated Emergency Light


Have you ever been in an emergency situation where the lights are out and you needed a flashlight, only to find it with dead batteries or the batteries are corroded because they were sitting there for a long period of time? Sure, your cellphone has a flashlight but the batteries on cellphones have notoriously short […]

Chic-Robot Smart S1 – Electric Scooter

personal mobility smart s1 scooter

We’ve written about a number of different electric scooters and each one is unique in their own way. These electric modes of local transportation are getting popular year after year and here we have the Chic-Robot Smart S1 scooter from China. The manufacturer, Chic-Robot, has years of experience in producing clones of Segway and it […]

Flipping Phones for Fun and Profit

Photo by Gordon Mei

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of eBay for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. One of the great things about human technological ingenuity is that we’re always improving our gadgets. The moment we come up with something, well… it’s not long before we’ve figured out how to improve it. That’s […]